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#Carer abuse

# carer-abuse - Monday 7 March, 2016

Carer called elderly dying patient a 'big fat c**t' and threw water over another

Documents released under the Freedom of Information Act show multiple instances of abuse and oversight.

# carer-abuse - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Opinion: Domestic violence victims who are disabled face multiple obstacles to help

Often when we talk of services for women affected by domestic violence, we talk in terms of able-bodied, English speaking women – but that’s not the full picture.

# carer-abuse - Monday 23 April, 2012

Alzheimer's patient beaten by carer at UK nursing home

A programme on BBC television tonight will highlight the abuse of an elderly patient at a care home in London last year.